'''Christopher Titmuss''', (born April 22, 1944) is a retired Theravada
Buddhist monk, an Vipassana|Insight Meditation
meditation instructor and an author of books on Dharma (Buddhism)|Dharma
who resides in Totnes
, United Kingdom
. He was a journalist
before becoming a monk, spending six years in Thailand
from 1970 to 1976.
[Martin, 186] [Napthali, 207]
He is especially known for being a steadfast exponent of engaged Buddhism
, speaking and writing on social and political matters.
He is also the co-founder of Gaia House in Devon, England
[[http://www.spiritrock.org/display.asp?pageid=243&catid=4&scatid=9 Christopher Titmuss]]
He is the founder and director of the Dharma Facilitators Programme and the Living Dharma programme, an online mentor programme for Dharma practitioners. He gives retreats, participates in pilgrimages (yatra